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Ear infection, ringing in ears, light headedness, sore neck, headache behind eyes. Treatment?

two months ago i had an ear infection that caused ringing in my right ear, within two to three weeks it disappeared, but now it is back and in the last few days has started in my left ear as well, my doctor looked at them both and couldn t see any sign on infection. I also have lightheadedness , a sore neck and a headache behind my eyes
Asked On : Fri, 18 Jan 2013
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Pathologist and Microbiologist 's  Response
Hello and welcome to HCM

A combination of ear ache, ringing in the ear, sore throat and headache can be due to a single pathology or due to separate pathologies.
It would be advisable to visit an ENT specialist again. The throat and middle ear cavity are connected to each other so infection at one site can spread to the other.
Focal headache behind eye can be related to some eye problem or a manifestation of same ear problem.
A CT head will throw some light on the disease process.
Visit your ENT expert for further work up.

Thanks and take care
Dr Shailja P Wahal
Answered: Fri, 18 Jan 2013
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